Building and other trades are permitted to increase their activity for outdoor work with phase 2 hygiene requirements remaining in place. This means that there are no long restrictions on the number of people working on each site, but 2 metre social distancing and hygiene measures must be maintained.
Limited small-scale construction activity (for example on existing houses or buildings) will be permitted where outdoor or indoor trades can be carried out with no contact with the public or householders. Activity within occupied households by a limited number of tradesmen is permitted under strict guidelines unless:
Further information on operational requirements can be found here under the “Gardening, building and other trades with no household contact” section.